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Mom Casts Sara Rue as [Spoiler]'s Girlfriend, Ed Asner as New Neighbor

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Mom‘s newest addition has Less Than Perfect taste in men.

Sara Rue will recur in Season 2 of the CBS comedy as the girlfriend of Matt Jones’ Baxter, TVLine has learned exclusively.

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While Baxter lives in a van, Rue’s Candace is smart, successful and has her life very together.

Additionally, Ed Asner (The Mary Tyler Moore Show) will appear in Rue’s first episode as Jack, a tenant in the new apartment building that Bonnie (Allison Janney) and Christy (Anna Faris) move into.

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Mom returns Monday, Sept. 29 at 8:30/7:30c.